THDCIL Celebrated its 31st Foundation Day

THDC India Limited (THDCIL) celebrated its 31st Foundation Day at Rishikesh, Projects and Unit Offices as the Corporation was incorporated on the same day in 1988. Sh. D.V. Singh, CMD hoisted THDCIL Flag at Corporate Office, Rishikesh and addressed the august gathering of the employees at a function organized in Rasmanjari Hall. Sh. H.L. Arora, D(T), Dr. (Smt.) Sunita Singh, CVO, Sh. R.K. Vishnoi, ED(Design & VPHEP) and Sh. H.L. Bharaj, ED(S&E/Services), former senior employees viz. A.L. Shah, Sh. B.G. Agrawal and Sh. M.P.S. Tyagi, Sh. P.P.S Mann and Sh. D.K. Gupta and other senior officials of the Corporation were present on this occasion. Sh. D.V. Singh enthusiastically presented the achievements and ongoing activities of the corporation. He told that since the beginning of the commercial operation THDCIL has paid highest dividend Rs. 335.21 Crore in the F.Y. 2017-18. Despite of poor monsoon Tehri HPP and Koteshwar HEP generated 4300 MU electricity while the design energy target was 3952 MU. Sh. Singh told about the progress of Tehri PSP, VPHEP, Dhukwan SHP and Khurja Super Thermal Power Project as well as Sankosh Power Project in Bhutan. Sh. Singh also expressed happiness on CSR activities. He told about future plans in detail. Retired senior employees Sh. A.L. Shah, Sh. B.G. Agrawal and Sh. M.P.S. Tyagi also addressed on this occasion and encouraged the employees. Mudra Dance Group, Dehradun and Skeleton Dance Group, Delhi presented eye catching cultural performances. Awards were also given for Best Employees in Executive and Workman Category under the THDCIL Award and Reward Scheme as well as Suggestion Mela and Meritorious Students (THDC Wards). Sh. N.K. Prasad, AGM(P&A) delivered the vote of thanks. Today, THDCIL is one of the premier power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1513 MW with commissioning of Tehri Dam & HPP (1000MW), Koteshwar HEP (400MW) and Wind Power Projects of 50MW at Patan & 63MW at Dwarka in Gujarat to its credit.